This coming Sunday is May the Fourth. Many congregations are unaware that it is a High Holy Sunday, with an ancient liturgy commemorating it as Star Wars Sunday: May the Fourth Be With You. I am sure that everyone wants to commemorate it. But I suspect that many congregations are lost in the woods of Endor […]
Propaganda film from the Empire: Excellent! May the Fourth Be With You…tomorrow!
20th Anniversary of the Thrawn trilogyA little under 20 years ago, it started. It started small, only once, but after that first time, I was hooked. I looked forward to the second time. Then the third time. Then I would go back to the first one and re-experience it. That’s right, I’m talking about Star […]
Unity in Diversity…or Unity over Diversity? The choice is yours.Star Wars is a sci-fi conflict between the Rebellion and the Empire. In the movies, it is a black/white conflict: The Rebellion is good, the Empire is bad. Even Darth Vader/Anakin who betrays and kills the Emperor is a really bad guy when you get down […]
Because it’s Friday and the blog post I’m working on just isn’t coming together the way I want it to. So, in lieu of it, here’s shufflin’ Stormtroopers. (h/t Haley on Facebook)
Now THIS gets me in the Christmas Spirit! (h/t More Than Dodgeball via Susan on Facebook) The song is a parody of “Mary, did you know” for those of you not on board yet. Excellent.
I’m late to this party as others have had this up for weeks. But just in case you are not in those circles, here’s an awesome mash-up of “The Grinch” and Star Wars. Check it out: (h/t about 20+ friends)